Facilities Technician

Facilities Technician

Facilities Technician

Location: Outward Bound Ullswater and Howtown
Salary: £17,300 - £20,800
Contract: 37.5 hours a week. Permanent contract.
Applications in by
: 5pm 17 September
Reach the shortlist and you'll be interviewed in person at Ullswater on 28 September.

Making adventure possible

Outward Bound are an educational charity that help young people to defy limitations through learning and adventures in the wild. Our facilities team play a huge part in this, making sure our equipment is safe and ready to be used on adventure and that our buildings are well maintained, secure and comfortable.

Young people on expedition
You'll need
  • Experience of working in building / grounds maintenance
  • A full UK driving licence
  • To be able to accurately record safety information
  • Great time management and be well organised
  • To be able to work on your own and as a part of different teams
  • 24 days holiday (rising by a day a year to a maximum of 30 days) plus bank holidays
  • Life assurance (from start date)
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Personal healthcare plan
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Pension scheme
  • Berghaus uniform items provided plus other benefits

To apply, please send Dave a copy of your current CV and an email or letter (not longer than two sides of A4) saying why you're good for this job. Email these to Dave by 5pm on Friday 17 September. If you reach the shortlist you'll be interviewed in person at Ullswater on Tuesday 28 September.

Dave Holmes: dave.holmes@outwardbound.org.uk

If we offer you the job, you'll be asked to do a DBS check.

PS - if this looks interesting, but there’s a little voice talking you out of applying, we’ll let you into a little secret: there’s no such thing as a perfect candidate. We’re all on this learning journey together at Outward Bound. However you identify, if you think this is a role you could excel in and more importantly you’d be excited to do – then please get in touch.

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